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Dhofar 020
Basic information Name: Dhofar 020
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: Dho 020
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2000
Country: Oman
Mass:help 256 kg
Classification
  history:
NHM Catalogue:  5th Edition  (2000)  H4-5
Meteoritical Bulletin:  MB 84  (2000)  H4-5
MetBase:  v. 7.1  (2006)  H4/5
Recommended:  H4/5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 494 approved meteorites classified as H4/5.   [show all]
Search for other: H chondrites, H chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Data from:
  MB84
  Table 5
  Line 20:
Date:10 Mar 2000
Latitude:19°02.0'N
Longitude:54°31.0'E
Mass (g): 256 kg
Pieces:>2000
Class:H4-5
Shock stage:S4
Weathering grade:W3
Fayalite (mol%):18.1
Ferrosilite (mol%):15.9
Classifier:M. Ivanova, M. Nazarov, and S. Afanasiev (Vernad)
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 84, MAPS 35, A199-A225 (2000)
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Geography:

Oman
Coordinates:
     Catalogue of Meteorites:   (19° 2'N, 54° 31'E)
     Recommended::   (19° 2'N, 54° 31'E)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2119 approved meteorites from Zufar, Oman (plus 4 unapproved names)
     This is 1 of 3944 approved meteorites from Oman (plus 371 unapproved names)
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